William Mumler’s famous image of Mary Todd Lincoln and her dead husband, Abraham. Continue reading “William Mumler, the first spirit photographer”
William H. McMasters.
"Possibly the most remarkable part of the story
is that McMasters wrote the expose on Ponzi
only 10 days after Ponzi hired him."
Continue reading “The man who exposed the very first Ponzi scheme”
Please don’t step on the body –
In 2011, a Toronto ad agency decided to kill a woman and place her body at the bottom of a staircase in a movie theater to promote World First Aid Day. Continue reading “How to use a dead body to advertise first aid”
If a scam is successful, con artists may try to steal your money again. Continue reading “If at first your con succeeds, try try again”
Van T. Dinh in 2003.He’s a trickster who loves computer fraud.
"I am so proud of myself for my ‘hacking business’ I will never regret what I did… Continue reading “First, 13 months in prison, then 3 years… He may not be the “best of the best trickster.””